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2 Dead After Woman Carjacks Ambulance, Collides With Big Rig

Two people reportedly were killed Wednesday night after a knife-wielding woman stole an ambulance and crashed it head-on into a big rig near the 5 Freeway.

05/13/2015

One shooting suspect is dead and another critically injured following the crash of shooting suspects into a LAFD truck. (credit: CBS)

1 Shooting Suspect Dead, Another Critically Injured After Plowing Into LAFD Truck During Pursuit

Following a pursuit, police said the van crashed into a fire truck at Main near Manchester.

03/11/2015

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Assault Reported At Museum Of Art

An ambulance was at the scene in the 5900 block of Wilshire Boulevard shortly after 4 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2015

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Man Sentenced To 4 Years Behind Bars For Stealing Ambulance, Leading Police On Chase

Paramedics were treating Mohamed Ali-Majad Zahr — described previously as a mental patient — on Oct. 19 in downtown Los Angeles.

12/12/2014

An unidentified suspect crashed a LAFD ambulance after allegedly stealing the vehicle. (credit: CBS)

Mental Patient Being Treated By Paramedics Takes Off In Fire Department Ambulance

The incident started at Third and Alameda.

10/19/2014

A deputy and at least one more person was injured in a crash Sunday evening in El Monte. (credit: CBS)

Deputy Reportedly Injured In Crash With Another Vehicle

Two ambulances were called to the scene.

08/31/2014

One man died, another person was critically injured Sunday during a lightning strike at Venice Beach. (credit: CBS)

Frantic 911 Calls Released Of Witnesses Needing Help After Fatal Lightning Strike

“We need paramedics!” one woman screamed into the phone.

08/07/2014

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3 Injured In Ambulance-Involved Collision In Garden Grove

An ambulance was involved in a collision in Garden Grove Monday night that injured three people.

08/04/2014

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FBI Agents Raid Atwater Village Ambulance Company

Federal law enforcement agents Thursday targeted an ambulance company in Atwater Village, but officials could not immediately reveal the reason for the raid, according to reports.

07/10/2014

Firefighter paramedics attend to a man critically wounded in a shark attack Saturday off Manhattan Beach. (credit: Eric Hartman/Manhattan Beach Patch)

Man Attacked By Great White Shark Off Manhattan Beach

The unidentified swimmer was bitten just before 9:30 a.m., authorities said.

07/05/2014

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Only On CBS2: Ambulance Driver Nods Off Before Crash

CBS2’s Kristine Lazar reports why the ambulance didn’t stop: The driver was so tired that he might have fallen asleep at the wheel with a patient and a paramedic in the back.

CBS Los Angeles–06/30/2014

Jean and Casey Kasem attend a Hollywood event in November 2003. (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images Entertainment)

Spokesman: Casey Kasem Taken To Medical Facility

A spokesman for Casey Kasem’s daughter says the ailing radio personality has been taken by ambulance to a hospital or medical facility in Washington state.

06/02/2014

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Naked Man Has To Be Coaxed Out Of Sherman Oaks Apartment Crawlspace

Residents called police after allegedly observing the man walking around their neighborhood nude.

05/18/2014

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Report: Shortage Of Hospital Beds Cost LAFD $6M, 37K Hours In 2013

Ambulance crews with the Los Angeles Fire Department faced nearly 37,000 hours in delays last year due to hospital bed shortages, costing taxpayers about $6 million, according to a report released Thursday.

04/24/2014

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4 Injured After Ambulance Rollover Crash In Signal Hill

A patient was trapped Monday after a rollover accident involving an ambulance.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2014

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